NHS catering assistant

  • Job Reference: JO-1912-8103
  • Date Posted: 13 January 2020
  • Recruiter: Blue Arrow
  • Location: Liverpool
  • Salary: £8.21 to £15.11 Per Hour
  • Sector: Catering and Hospitality
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Would you like the opportunity to work within the NHS?
Do you have experience working in a fast paced kitchen environment?
Are you looking for a new challenge?

Blue Arrow are recruiting for a number of professional catering assistants to work within Aintree Hospital. The roles available are spread out across 4 different catering sites and each offers a different experience from; warm, cosy coffee shops to fast paced, energetic canteens. Successful candidates will be hard working, work well as part of a team and will have a good knowledge of food hygiene standards.

General duties may include:

*Preparation of food on long belts for patients

*Service of food and beverages to patients, staff and visitors in a restaurant environment

*Transportation of food and beverages between service points.

*Re-stocking of storage areas or equipment as required.

*General cleaning of premises and equipment, including daily cleaning schedules and recording of such duties.

*To ensure the kitchen, restaurant, and associated areas are clean and tidy.

*Basic Certificate of Food Hygiene.

List of part time working hours are listed below:

9.00-1.15 Monday - Thursday - 18 hours
1.00-6.15 Monday - Thursday - 21 hours
16.15-20.45 Tuesday - Saturday - 22 hours
16.15-20.45 Tuesday - Saturday - 22 hours
16.15-20.45 Monday - Friday - 22 hours
16.15-20.45 Monday - Friday - 22 hours
16.15-20.45 Mon, Tues, Sat 11.15-18.15 Sunday - 20 hours
11.00-3.00 Monday - Friday - 20 hours
11.00-3.00 Monday - Friday - 20 hours
11.00-2.30 Monday - Friday - 17.5 hours
10.30-18.00 Sunday Monday & Tuesday - 21 hours
10.30-18.00 Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday - 28 hours

The standard day time pay rate is £8.21 per hour, the evening pay rate from 8.00 pm onwards and Saturday rate is £11.66 per hour and the Sunday/Bank holiday pay rate is £15.11 per hour.

YOU MUST BE ABLE TO EVIDENCE WITH REFERENCES YOU HAVE WORKED IN A CATERING ENVIRONMENT FOR MORE THAN 12 MONTHS IN LAST 3 YEARS. WE WILL REQUIRE REFERENCES FOR ALL POSITIONS HELD IN THE LAST 3 YEARS.

You must be able to pass a DBS check to be successful for this role

The Catering/Kitchen Assistant role, is on a temp-perm basis, you will have the opportunity to prove yourself in the job, and then potentially after 12 weeks you will be employed on a permanent contract within the NHS.

If you have the relevant experience as outlined above please upload an updated CV to our website. 1st stage group interviews will be held in our City Centre branch at 13.00 on, MONDAY 30th, WEDNESDAY 2nd, and THURSDAY 3rd January 2020 before you will attend a second interview on site in Aintree. If you would like to apply please upload your CV or text Amanda on 07801760544 quoting 'Hospital Role' and outlining the hours you are interested in.